The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Solutions Architect
Rank - 123 119
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Average daily rate - £606 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £575 £513
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
.NET Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2273 2472 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 96.60% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1468 1252
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 229 245
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £39.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

.NET Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect across the East of England region.

.NET Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

.NET Solutions Architect
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited .NET Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source

.NET Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited .NET Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle